GPU Accelerated Machine Learning on the Cloud - NVIDIA, AWS, H2O.ai, MapD

Date: 
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 13:00
Source: 
Silicon Valley Big Data Science
Attendees: 
62
City: 
San Francisco

Note: RSVP'ing on this meetup page doesn't account for your free ticket to the event. Please grab your free spot here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/gpu-accelerated-machine-learning-on-the-cloud-nvidia-aws-h2oai-mapd-tickets-46509191243

[Agenda]

1:00-1:25 - Registration

1:25-1:30 - Welcome and Introductions

1:30-1:45 - GPU accelerated machine learning applications

Richard Salazar, Senior Business Development Manager, NVIDIA

1:45-2:00 - Introduction to AWS machine learning services and Amazon EC2 P3 Instances

Pratap Ramamurthy, Partner Solutions Architect, AWS

2:00-3:00 - Driverless AI - Introduction to Automated Machine Learning for the Enterprise

Vinod Iyengar, Director of Partnerships and Alliances, H2O.ai

3:00-3:15 - Break

3:15-3:30 - H2O4GPU (GPU Accelerated Open Source Machine Learning)

Vinod Iyengar, Director of Partnerships and Alliances, H2O.ai

3:30-4:15 - End-to-end machine learning with the GPU Open Analytics Initiative (GOAI)

Ashish Bambroo, VP of Business Development, MapD

4:15-5:00 - Food & Networking

- - -

[Speakers]

1) Richard Salazar, Senior Business Development Manager, NVIDIA

Richard Salazar is a veteran NVIDIA Business Development Executive with over 18 years to experience in the company.

2) Pratap Ramamurthy, Partner Solutions Architect, AWS

Pratap works with AWS partners, helping them build their solutions on top of AWS. He works with several partners, especially partners that specialize in big data, machine learning, and AI-based solutions. Prior to AWS, he was a researcher when he worked on creating quantum dot lasers, created test tools for web servers and optimized WiFi using game theory. Currently, he focuses on Machine Learning especially Natural Language Processing (NLP) and Reinforcement Learning.

3) Vinod Iyengar, Director of Partnerships and Alliances, H2O.ai

Vinod heads partnerships and alliances and works with all the strategic partners, channels, and resellers. He is a data scientist by training and is responsible for driving the product and messaging. Prior to H2O, Vinod was an early employee at Activehours and helped create the data science models behind the innovative payments company. Vinod holds a Masters in Quantitative Analysis from Univ of Cincinnati and a BS in Engineering from Mumbai University.

4) Ashish Bambroo, VP of Business Development, MapD

Ashish is responsible for all global partnerships, channels, and resellers. Most recently, Ashish was Sr. Director at MuleSoft where he led embedded and OEM partnerships with MuleSoft's largest partners. Prior to that, Ashish was at Intuit where he held senior management positions, most recently as GM of QuickBooks Hosting where he built a new growth engine for the company. Ashish holds an MBA from UCLA, and a BS in Electrical Engineering from NIT, India.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)

475 Sansome St. 10th Fl